These 12 photos show the scenes on Edinburgh’s streets last night.
People in Edinburgh made the most of pubs and restaurants yesterday evening as the hospitality sector prepares to close for two weeks from 6pm tonight, under new Scottish Government guidelines.
1. The Last Drop
Friends gather outside The Last Drop in Edinburgh to make the most of pubs while they remain open.
2. The Three Sisters
Drinkers queue outside The Three Sisters on Cowgate on Thursday night.
3. New Restrictions
New restrictions introduced for Scotland’s pubs, bars and restaurants will come into effect from 6pm on Friday.
4. No more alcohol
Across most of the country these venues will only be allowed to operate indoors between 6am and 6pm and not serve alcohol. However, they can continue to sell drinks until 10pm in outside areas.